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Tavern / Coachhouse

Product Code: L013
Tavern / Coachhouse

Tavern / Coachhouse Summary

English Timber Framed 28mm Tavern/CoachhouseL013
Dimensions L275 x W255 x H150mm approx
Product Features removable roof etched detailing
 internal detail    
Material(s) MDF    
Contents 1x Coachhouse  
supplied unassembled and unpainted in kit form with full instructions.

any models or accessories shown for scale purposes are not included.
Customer Reviews
1 review(s) posted (write review) 4 product stars
Tavern / Coachhouse - Stephen - 23/06/2015
A great kit but lacking detail especially on the interior. Laser cut kits have improved greatly over the last few years and I decided to give one a try again as part of a large townscape board and decided to start with something different from the standard taverns available. I really liked the Prancing Pony vibe with the 2 wings running back from the front and an integrated stable block, not the usual single footprint design. The parts all came away from the sprues pretty easily and cleanly with very little to do but to start gluing. the instructions were very clear and the model came together quite easily with the separate layers slotting together much better than anticipated giving me hope that it will be pretty easy to get in out out of the model in the future without compromising the structure. What I did notice was that the limitations of the laser cutting rocess are still noticeable, very flat effects, no detail on the reverse of the sheets etc. the design does try to minimize this as much as possible but still leaves you wanting more. So much so that I have started to add detail myself using the original design as a guide. First thing was to "rough up" the doors, windows and railings to give them a wooden texture and grain with a wire brush and file before staining. After that modelling in of the stone course and 1mm bass wood to raise the wooden framework has given me a much improved building. Still a lot of work to do on the interior, including installing a